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Pharmacometrician opportunities at Boehringer Ingelheim

From: Silke.Retlich
Date: Fri, 2 Oct 2009 17:09:29 +0200

Project Pharmacometrician / Pharmacometrician

At Boehringer Ingelheim we are committed to support our innovative drug
development by application of new technologies such as model based drug
development, biomarkers and pharmacogenetics. The pharmacometrics team, =
is involved in the development from compound selection through =
submission and subsequent life cycle management, is looking for
pharmacometricians to join our organisation.

Key Responsibilities:
* Development and implementation of a modelling and simulation strategy =
new compounds in close cooperation with the project teams.
* Performance of high quality pharmacometric analyses:
        o (Pop)PK and (Pop)PK/PD analyses (including pharmacogenetic data)
        o Development and application of (semi-)mechanistic models
        o Development and application of disease models
        o Trial simulations
        o PBPK/PD modelling
        o further techniques as required
* Evaluation and implementation of new data analysis tools to facilitate
in-silico drug development

Key Qualifications:
* Ideally Ph.D. in a relevant area (e.g. Pharmacometrics, Biostatistics,
Systems Biology) and modelling and simulation experience
* Good knowledge of modelling and simulation software programs such as
NONMEM, S-Plus/R, SAS, Trial Simulator, PK-Sim etc.

Personally you are open to new challenges, self-motivated, and enjoy =
and strategy oriented work. You have the ability to work independently =
well as a dedicated teamplayer. Excellent organisational, communication =
interpersonal skills are mandatory.

We are offering an exciting position in an experienced team with =
opportunities to make significant scientific contributions and to pursue
professional development.

The R&D headquarters of Boehringer-Ingelheim in Germany is located in
Biberach, a town of about 30,000 inhabitants situated in an attractive =
of southern Germany closely to the Alps and Lake Constance. It offers
excellent possibilities for a wide range of recreational activities. It =
easy to work and live in Biberach with English as only language. German
classes will be provided.

For more information on the position please contact Alexander Staab
(Teamleader Pharmacometrics, Tel +49 7351 545294,

Please apply by submitting your CV to

Received on Fri Oct 02 2009 - 11:09:29 EDT

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